28th ANNUAL BANQUET AND BUSARY AWARDS
After a two year hiatus due to covid-19, the Jamaica Ex-Soldiers Association (JESA) - Toronto extends a warm welcome to our patrons and friends an invitation to celebrate with us at our 28th Annual Fundraising Banquet. This year is also a special year on our calendar as we celebrate our 30th anniversary. We look forward to seeing you all for an evening of pleasantries.
JESA established its Annual Student Scholastic Bursary Program in November 2006. The goal of this program is to recognize students of Jamaican heritage who have achieved academic excellence and demonstrated active community volunteering and participation.
Eligibility: Qualification is based on full-time enrollment at any post-secondary institution and should commence the first semester/term following graduating from Grade 12. Selection shall be based on the following:
Must be of Jamaican heritage. Maintained a B+ average in the last two years of high school (supported by an official copy of transcript for the last two years)
Provide records of volunteering within their community and letter(s) of references from their high school.
Submit a one-page, typewritten essay describing why they should be receiving the award.
Funding derived from local businesses, corporations, individuals and JESA's fundraising activities. Presentation will be made at our annual fundraising banquet on Saturday October 29, 2022.
Jamaica Ex-Soldiers Association(JESA) - Atlanta
The Board of Executives and Members of the Jamaica Ex-Soldiers Association (JESA) - Toronto welcomes the new chapter of the Jamaica Ex-Soldiers Association (JESA) - Atlanta to our family. JESA - Atlanta will be hosting their inaugural banquet on Saturday October 8, 2022. The video advertisement below provides all necessary details.